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" It was Bligh's misfortune not to have been educated in the cockpit of a man-of-war, among young gentlemen, which is to the navy what a public school is to those who are to move in civil society. "
A Memoir of the Late Captain Peter Heywood, R.N.: With Extracts from His ... - Sida 152
efter Edward Tagart - 1832 - 332 sidor
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The Eventful History of the Mutiny and Piratical Seizure of H. M. S. Bounty ...

Sir John Barrow - 1831 - 356 sidor
...greatest tyrants*. It was Bligh's misfortune not to have been educated in the cockpit of a man of war, among young gentlemen, which is to the navy what a...originally written in his journal ! The remarks of young Heywood above recited, were received and transmitted by his sister Nessy * Some few captains were in...
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A Description of Pitcairn's Island and Its Inhabitants: With an Authentic ...

Sir John Barrow - 1832 - 303 sidor
...found guilty it invariably Bligh's misfortune not to have been educated in the cockpit of a man of war, among young gentlemen, which is to the navy what a...originally written in his journal ! The remarks of young Heywood above recited were received and transmitted by his sister Nessy in a letter to the Earl of...
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The Mutiny and Piratical Seizure of H.M.S. Bounty

Sir John Barrow - 1876 - 392 sidor
...and a stronger motive : he knew how necessary it was to interpose a sort of barrier between himself and his mutinous gang ; he was too good an adept not...originally written in his journal ! The remarks of young Heywood above recited, * Some few captains were in the habit of turning over a delinquent to be tried...
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The eventful history of the mutiny and piratical seizure of H.M.S. Bounty ...

sir John Barrow (bart.) - 1883
...and a stronger motive : he knew how necessary it was to interpose a sort of barrier between himself and his mutinous gang ; he was too good an adept not...originally written in his journal ! The remarks of young Heywood above recited, * Some few captains were in the habit of turning over a delinquent to be tried...
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Mutiny on the "Bounty!": And the Story of the Pitcairn Islanders

Alfred McFarland - 1884 - 240 sidor
...misfortune not to have been educated in the gun-room of a manof-war, among young Gentlemen—which is to the Navy what a public school is to those who are to move in Civil society." Y"et his appearance was prepossessing, and his well-known portrait is a good representation of him...
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Mr Bligh's Bad Language: Passion, Power and Theater on H. M. Armed Vessel Bounty

Greg Dening, Gregory Moore Dening - 1992 - 445 sidor
...the great tyrants. It was Bligh's misfortune not to have been educated in the gunroom of a man-o-war among young gentlemen, which is to the navy what a public school is to those who move in civil society.' It was only technically true that Bligh rose to command from 'before the mast'....
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Barrow's Boys

Fergus Fleming - 2001 - 489 sidor
...To him, an education 'in the cockpit of a man-of-war, among young gentlemen'81 was indispensable. It 'is to the navy what a public school is to those who move in civil society',8' he explained in his biography of Bligh. When Clapperton's journal came out...
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